Monthly Archives: March 2015

Raghu Rai photography exhibition in Durham

‘Remembering Bhopal: 30 Years Of Struggle For Justice And Life With Dignity: Durham supporters and the Bhopal Medical Appeal present a Photo Exhibition of multi-award-winning Magnum photographer Raghu Rai’s pictures following the 1984 Bhopal Gas Disaster. This exhibition commemorates the 30th anniversary of the Bhopal Gas Disaster in India. The exhibition focuses on multi-award-winning Magnum photographer Raghu Rai’s […]

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Dow Chemical Company Ignores Criminal Summons- Dow Lawyer Involved in Courtroom Fracas.

At a press conference on 17th March, five organisations fighting for the rights of the survivors of the December ‘84 Bhopal gas disaster expressed anger at the repeated non-appearance in court of The Dow Chemical Company, USA, current owner of Union Carbide, in response to the notice sent by the Bhopal District court. According to […]

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Pilton Jumble Sale

Fiona Case, a long time supporter of the Bhopal Medical Appeal, will be holding a jumble sale in the Pilton area to raise money for The Bhopal Medical Appeal. Fiona recently arranged a charity auction in Pilton which raised over £5000 with items including rare Glastonbury memorabilia being auctioned. The Jumble sale will be between 2 and 4pm on the […]

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‘Bhopal A Prayer For Rain’ to close London Asian film festival

‘Described as a troubling and deeply moving account‘ of the 1984 Union Carbide gas Disaster in Bhopal, India that killed thousands and left hundreds of thousands with debilitating health complications, ‘Bhopal A Prayer for Rain’ has been picked as the closing film for the 17th London Asian Film Festival. Starring Mischa Barton, Kal Penn and Martin Sheen , ‘Bhopal […]

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We believe Dow & DuPont must finally accept responsibility for Bhopal. Until then, The Bhopal Medical Appeal funds two award-winning clinics in the city. Both offer free, first-class care to victims of the gas disaster or the ongoing water contamination. The survivors have nowhere else left to turn – please help if you can.